Definition of underdress in English:


Syllabification: un·der·dress
Pronunciation: /ˌəndərˈdres


[no object] (also be underdressed)
  • Dress too plainly or too informally: without a pinstripe you’d be underdressed
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    • Plus, keep in mind that, as a general rule, you are always better off being slightly overdressed rather than underdressed, whatever the occasion.
    • I had never felt so dressed up and underdressed at the same time.
    • In the work environment, it's generally better to be slightly overdressed than underdressed.

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